What Is Osteoarthritis?
Susan Cassidy
Susan Cassidy
September 17, 2018
What is osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis is one of the most common forms of arthritis diagnosed in older adults, although anyone at any age can develop OA.

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What Does Arthritis Feel Like?

This Is What Osteoarthritis Feels Like

What does arthritis feel like? You feel fatigue, joint pain, and emotional pains. OA isn't just physical, it's also emotional too.
246 found this helpful by Susan Cassidy on May 29, 2018
Working With Arthritis

How to Manage Working With Arthritis

Working with arthritis can be difficult when pain in your joints gets in the way of getting your job done. So how can you manage your symptoms at work?
313 found this helpful by Susan Cassidy on May 8, 2018
Traveling With Osteoarthritis

Tips for Traveling Aboard With Osteoarthritis

Like lugging heavy luggage, osteoarthritis can slow you down and make travel more of a challenge. Consider these tips for traveling with osteoarthritis.
240 found this helpful by Susan Cassidy on January 23, 2018
Living Well With Osteoarthritis

3 Simple Rules for Living Well With Osteoarthritis

An important part of living well with osteoarthritis is self-care. You are responsible for your own well-being and making choices to ease your symptoms.
418 found this helpful by Susan Cassidy on November 23, 2017
Exercises For Osteoarthritis

How Exercising Helps Manage Osteoarthritis Symptoms

Exercises for osteoarthritis (OA) is essential for strengthening muscles, maintaining joint flexibility, and managing your mood and stress levels.
243 found this helpful by Susan Cassidy on October 16, 2017
Make the Most of Osteoarthritis Doctor Appointments

How to Make the Most of Osteoarthritis Doctor Appointments

Management of chronic pain can be frustrating and difficult for both doctor and patient. Here's how to optimize your time with an osteoarthritis doctor.
178 found this helpful by Ali Esfahani on May 10, 2016
Diet for Osteoarthritis

Nutrition and Diet for Osteoarthritis Patients

Tailoring your diet for osteoarthritis involves eliminating foods that contribute to the inflammatory process which will, in turn, reduce arthritis pain.
544 found this helpful by Angela Finlay on April 26, 2016
Socializing With Osteoarthritis

Ways to Manage Socializing With Osteoarthritis

Socializing with osteoarthritis can make it hard to focus on events and hanging out with peers with peers if you are consistently monitoring your own pain.
165 found this helpful by Ali Esfahani on March 28, 2016
Arthritis and Weight Loss

Managing Arthritis and Weight Loss

Carrying around extra pounds places additional stress on your joints. Manage your arthritis and weight loss with these tips for a healthy diet and exercise.
386 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on February 2, 2016
Osteoarthritis in Hands

Top 10 NLO|OA Articles of 2015

A countdown of the top 10 NewLifeOutlook|OA articles of 2015.
1 found this helpful by NewLifeOutlook Team on December 17, 2015
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